Clinical Supervisor *$5,000 Sign-On Bonus*

Employment Status



Open Until Filled


Ames, IA
We are YSS:

YSS therapists provide individual, family, and group therapy to youth, families, and adults through a variety of therapeutic modalities in order to alleviate identified mental health, behavioral, and/or substance use problems.

The role:
YSS is seeking a full-time Clinical Supervisor for our Ames location. As a Clinical Supervisor, you will provide clinical and/or administrative supervision to one or more other Mental Health Therapists and/or Addiction Counselors.
You will provide leadership within the agency providing expertise and input to assure the stability and growth of behavioral health services. In addition, you will provide individual, family, and group therapy to youth and families through a variety of therapeutic modalities in order to alleviate identified behavioral and/or substance use problems.
What you will need:
  • Master’s degree in social work, mental health counseling, marriage, and family therapy, or psychology.
  • A current independent license (LISW, LMFT, LMHC, LMSW) to practice in the State of Iowa.
  • Three (3) years of experience providing individual mental health therapy.
  • Previous supervisory experience is a plus.
  • Ability to travel to all YSS locations, if needed.
What you will do:
  • Provide leadership and consultation to aid the stabilization and growth of outpatient services.
  • Maintain credentialed status to provide clinical supervision to temporarily licensed therapists.
  • Provide training to other departments or within the community as determined necessary.
  • Provide therapeutic treatment in individual, group, and family sessions.
  • Advocate for and secure other services, and resources as needed for clients to address identified problem areas.
  • Provide crisis intervention to youth and families as needed, including in emergency situations.
  • Share “on-call” rotation periodically to support after hours and on weekends.
  • Maintain licensure to practice an identified profession in the state of Iowa.
  • Other duties as assigned.
What we offer:
  • $5,000 sign-on bonus
  • Fun team environment
  • Mission-driven work
  • Wellness program offerings
  • Discounts on pet insurance
  • Flexible shift and hours
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Development of employment skills that you can take with you anywhere: teamwork, problem-solving, adaptability, communication, leadership, creativity
Full-time employee benefits include: 
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Supplemental accident, critical illness, and hospital indemnity insurance
  • Retirement
  • Birthday as a paid day off
  • Paid time off
  • Holiday pay
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Years of service recognition
  • YSS is a qualified employer under the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program.
For more information, please contact Andrea Dickerson at

All applicants are required to complete an online application.
YSS hires nicotine-free staff only. YSS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.